France defeats Venice at Agnadello

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Historical Context Note

The French defeat the Venetians at Agnadello and become masters of north Italy. As a result, Pope Julius II annexes Faenza, Rimini and Ravenna and overruns the Romagna; Ferdinand I takes Otranto and Brindisi, and Maximilian I annexes Verona, Vicenza and Padua.

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Editors. "France defeats Venice at Agnadello". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9883, accessed 21 September 2014.]